Inspirations

Thomas Lang-International Drum Sensation (My most recent drum teacher)

Al Nache-(My 1st drum teacher)

Mike Portnoy-(former Dream Theater-current Metal Allegiance, Winery dogs etc.)

Virgil Donati

Venom Inc.

Joe Travers-Duran Duran, Eric Johnson

Mike Hansen-Steve Vai, Hurricane

Matt Starr-Mr. Big, Ace Frehley

(left to right) Chris Avey, Don Gustofson Greg Collister, Bryan West-Hometown Heros

Matt Snell (former five finger death punch) & Brian Jackson-Invidia

Halestorm-(Backstage)

Rikki Rockett- Poison

Christopher Allis-Deanna Carter, L.A. Session Drummer

Arejay Hale-Drummer of Halestorm

Aquiles Priester

Big Mike

Morgan Leigh

Drake White

Kenny Aronoff

Chuck Billy-Testament

Kyle Mayer-Ten Years

Nate Nichols

Nikki Lane Taylor

Shannon Bizzy-Triple Burner, Young Royals

Aaron Nordstrom-Former Otep current Vocalist for Gemini Syndrome

Ryan Brown-Dweezil Zappa, Young Royals

Denis Sherrif-Media Solution

Stephen Brewer-Westfield Massacre

Brian Medina & A.P.-Gemini Syndrome-Drums & Bass

Thomas Lang & Chad Wackerman

Craig Bentley

Al Nache

Chuck Lee & Daniel Shahagun- Gemini Syndrome Guitars

Logan Mader-(former guitarist Soulfly and Machine Head)

Brian Medina- Gemini Syndrome-Drums

Ash Avildsen-Sumerian Records CEO

Dennis Leeflang-Bumblefoot

Pictured with left to right:Greg Collister, former drum student-Nic Johnson, Rich Redmond-(Jason Aldean Drums) & "Moondog"

Sammy J. Watson

Kalen "KC" Chase-former Korn, current vocalist of Vimic & Superfix

Mike Mangini-Dream Theater

Todd Sucherman-Styx

Frederic Leclercq-(Bassist DragonForce)

Todd Sucherman

Virgil Donati & Rob Carson

Glen Sobel-Alice Cooper

Walfredo Reyes Jr.

Damian Rainaud-Bassist Once human (production Dragonforce & Fear Factory)

Matt Snell-(former bassist Five Finger Death Punch)

Jeff Bowders

As it reads: To Greg Collister Keep up the great work! You're sounding fantastic!! Keep at it! NEVER EVER GIVE UP! Rock on! signed: Thomas Lang

The Hard Way

Greg Harrison (former guitarist-Hed Pe)

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